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Community Content

Click the triangle (or other control/character) to the left of the following headings to access an expanded list of community content pages.



OWASP Community Pages are a place where OWASP can accept community contributions for security-related content. To contribute, go to the repository for this site. Go into the pages folder and create a new file. Save and commit the file.

Include the following front matter and include in your file (for example, see: pages/password-special-characters.md in this repository):


layout: col-sidebar
title: [title of page]
author: [author name]
contributors: [contributors]
permalink: [direct link to page, removes /pages] (this is optional and requires some care)
tags: [attack, XSS, etc]


 {% include writers.html %}

Please ensure your content contribution is based on original work/thought and not plagiarised. Also, please ensure that contributions are vendor/product neutral.

OWASP Initiatives

Google Summer of Code

Information related to OWASP’s participation in Google Summer of Code (GSoC) since 2012 can be found here.

Google Season of Docs

Information related to OWASP’s participation in Google Season of Docs (GSoD) since 2019 can be found here.

Code Sprints

At various points in OWASP’s history the organization has run Code Sprints similar to GSoC in order to give students and the community “real-life” development experience, and as a mechanism by which code projects can grow and be enhanced.

Information related to OWASP Code Sprints can be found here.

OWASP Bug Bounty

Information related to OWASP’s BugCrowd programs can be found here.